Debra Blake

Debra Blake

Debra Blake is a Twin Cities’ writer, editor, and educator, who has published a book of literary criticism and many articles as a former journalist. She earned a PhD in English at the University of Iowa and has taught numerous literary and writing courses, most recently at the University of Minnesota. She participated in The Loft's year-long Novel Writing Project and is completing a historical novel about three sisters in an Iowa farm family. She also mentors teens and adults in writing and publishing and edits manuscripts of all types.